Ester is a city located in Fairbanks North Star County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 2,414, it is the 37th largest city in Alaska and the 9932nd largest city in the United States. Ester is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually and its population has decreased by -0.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,416 in 2020. Spanning over 64 miles, Ester has a population density of 38 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ester is $97,140 with a poverty rate of 7.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $662 per month, and the median house value is $252,900. The median age in Ester is 38.5 years, 32.8 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Esterwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 61.30%.
99.58% of Ester residents speak only English, while 0.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.33% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ester is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ester is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.31%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ester
97.65% of Ester residents were born in the United States, with 26.22% having been born in Alaska. 2.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.